800x480 5-Inch EVE Capacitive Touchscreen TFT Display

Part Number: CFA800480E3-050SC

If you're looking for a powerful display module, you've come to the right place. This 5" display has extremely wide viewing angles, is sunlight-readable, and supports 5-point capacitive touch. Not only is the TFT display wonderful, it is powered by the BT817 EVE chip. The EVE chip enables exceptional graphics control, backlight control, touch sensing, and audio - all mapped as SPI devices making communications with this module a breeze.

This module comprises the 5" TFT display (CFAF800480E1-050SC), mounted on an EVE accelerator PCB (CFA10100).

Key Features:
  • 5" Diagonal Display Area
  • Sunlight Readable - 800nits
  • Free Viewing Angle (IPS)
  • TFT
  • Capacitive Touch
  • 16 million colors
  • Bridgetek's BT817 EVE
  • 4-wire SPI / Quad SPI
  • Can be powered off of a single voltage source
EVE Graphics Accelerator Features
  • Support multiple widgets for simplified design implementation
  • User interface design software (PC) simplifies the design process
  • Hardware engine can recognize touch tags and track touch movement
  • Enhanced sketch processing
  • Anti-aliasing of primitive displayed objects for higher-quality graphics
  • Assorted graphical effects such as alpha-blending, shadows, transitions, wipes, etc.
  • Programmable interrupt controller provides interrupts to host MCU
  • Support playback of motion-JPEG encoded AVI videos
  • Mono audio channel output with wave playback and built-in sound synthesizer
  • PWM output for display backlight dimming control
Looking for accessories for your EVE TFT display module? We have 2 sizes of FFC cables 6-inch 30-pin FFC cables and 12-inch 30-pin FFC cables, plus a EVE breakout board. Or get everything you need in the 5" EVE Development Kit.

Currently Shipping: HW Version 2v2, Firmware Version: 1v0

Quantity Price
1 $107.55
5 $89.59
10 $87.03
20 $84.47
50 * $81.40
100 * $80.38
200 * $79.86
300 * $78.84
500 * $78.33
1000 * $77.82
* For quantites over this amount the lead time may be up to 90 Days. Contact us about potential lead times.
Components worth considering
4595 EVE Breakout Board
Need an EVE Breakout Board? $24.63 ea.
4665 Assorted Imperial Screws
Mounting screws? $3.08 ea.
4649 30 Position, 0.5mm Pitch, Tin, FCC FPC ZIF connector
ZIF Connectors? $0.61 ea.
4606 6-inch 30-pin FFC Cable
Add a ribbon cable? $2.30 ea.
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Video Demonstrations

See all 4 versions of this 5-inch EVE powered TFT LCD display module in action.


Physical Characteristics

Column Dots x Row Dots 800 x 480
Module Overall width height depth
millimeters 120.7 76.3 10.65
inches 4.752 3.004 0.419
Diagonal Dimension 5"
Viewing Area width height
millimeters 109 65.8
inches 4.291 2.591
Active Area width height
millimeters 108 64.8
inches 4.252 2.551
Dot Pitch width height
millimeters 0.135 0.135
inches 0.0053 0.0053
Weight 211.4g
Pin Count 30

Optical Characteristics

Polarizer IPS Transmissive
View Angle >160°
Sunlight Readable Yes
Backlight Color White
Backlight Type LED
Foreground Color RGB
Background Color Dark

Electrical Specifications

Supply Voltage for Logic Minimum 3.0V
Supply Voltage for Logic Maximum 3.6V
Supply Voltage for Logic Typical 3.3V
Supply Current Typical 20mA

Backlight Electrical Specifications

Forward Voltage Minimum 2.7V
Forward Voltage Maximum 5.5V
Forward Voltage Typical 5.0V


Operating Temperatures min max
Celsius -20° 70°
Fahrenheit -4° 158°
Storage Temperatures min max
Celsius -30° 80°
Fahrenheit -22° 176°


Interface SPI


Touch Screen Capacitive

Additional Options

Purchase this EVE Display Module in a completely assembled development kit, and speed up your prototyping.

5" Capacitive Touchscreen EVE Development Kit
Part Number: CFA800480E3-050SC-KIT

This kit demonstrates a 5" EVE display module with a capacitive touchscreen. The TFT module uses the BT817 EVE chip for accelerated graphics, touch interpretation, and audio control.

Simply check the connections and plug this kit in to see this display module working.

Key Features:

  • 5" Diagonal Display Area
  • Sunlight readable at 800nits
  • IPS (in-plane switching) for wider viewing angles
  • TFT
  • Capacitive Touch Screen
  • Capable of 16 million colors
  • Bridgetek's BT817 EVE integrated
  • 4-wire SPI / Quad SPI interface
  • Needs only an external 5V supply to function out of the box
  • This full demonstration EVE kit replaces the previous A2-2 version.
Included in this kit:

Quantity 1
Price $136.25

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Part Change Notice #11210: 800x480 5-Inch EVE Capacitive Touchscreen TFT Display is now available

New Product: CFA800480E3-050SC
Date Issued: June 28, 2023
Summary: 800x480 5-Inch EVE Capacitive Touchscreen TFT Display is now available
Description: CFA800480E3-050SC has been released on our website (https://www.crystalfontz.com/product/cfa800480e3050sc-800x480-5-inch-capacitive-touchscreen-eve-tft-display) and is now available for sale. Orders can be placed directly from our website or by submitting a purchase order to sales@crystalfontz.com. Contact support@crystalfontz.com for any technical questions.
For reference only. For design purposes, please use the specifications in the datasheet.